Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Residents slowly abandon a forgotten town on Hispaniola
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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
This week's word in the news: DIMINISHMENT
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Denver epitomizes this diminishment of nature in the city, a trend worldwide with 55 percent of humanity living in urban areas and a projected 2.5 billion more people on the way by 2050.
The Denver Post -- 01/14/2019
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